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How To Move Forward After Becoming a Widow or Widower

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Apr 29, 2021 12:57:26 PM
A spouse is one of the hardest people to lose. You shared a life, leaned on one another and made decisions together. Some couples have been together for decades and are no longer used to a life without their other half or to living alone. How do you move forward after the death of a spouse? It is not easy, but it’s definitely possible to still find meaning, purpose and happiness in your life. Some actions can help with the transition and Daystar is here to help you find a new place in this difficult transition.
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Tags: Senior Living 101, Senior Health

Apartment Living & Dining for 55+ Seniors in West Seattle

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Apr 20, 2021 9:10:57 AM
If you’re living in a 55+ apartment in West Seattle, you’re not limited by the types of foods and meals you can enjoy (apart from potential COVID dining restrictions). You have numerous options available to you, whether you want to make a meal yourself or have someone else make it for you. And various options can take into account specialty dietary needs you may have while providing complete overall nutrition. Here at Daystar we want to share the variety of options that you may not even realize can make eating nutritious meals an easy and convenient task. Take a look at some meal options below for seniors in apartments in the West Seattle area.
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Tags: Senior Living 101, Senior Health

What’s the Right Time To Move To Assisted Living In West Seattle?

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Apr 1, 2021 5:00:00 PM
Deciding to move into an assisted living community in West Seattle is a big decision—not to mention a highly personal and often emotional one.
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Tags: Senior Living 101, Senior Health

How Much Do Senior Apartments near Seattle Cost?

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Mar 26, 2021 10:21:48 AM
As you prepare for the next chapter of your life, one of the first—and most important—things to figure out is your housing arrangement.
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Tags: Senior Living 101, Senior Health

Top 7 Benefits of Physical Therapy for Seniors

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Mar 22, 2021 3:11:29 PM
As people age, they experience changes and an overall decline to their physical strength, flexibility and mobility. Our bodies generally become stiffer, and we can develop problems balancing and walking. It can get hard to move and get around, which leads to a reduced quality of life and less independence.
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Tags: Senior Living 101, Senior Health

Mistakes to Avoid After Pacemaker Surgery near Seattle

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Feb 25, 2021 3:20:48 PM
Recovering from any type of major surgery can be a bit stressful, even if the long-term benefits make it all worthwhile. If you are planning for a pacemaker implantation in the near future, it may help to know you’re not alone.
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Tags: Senior Health

Daystar's COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic: Safe & Successful!

Posted by Jan Wieder on Feb 19, 2021 5:49:19 PM
As everyone knows, 2020 has been a tough year for retirement homes, and our residents and staff are not exempt. Whether it’s been cleaning, screening, or delivering meals to keep everyone safe, we have entered into a new normal. Any visits with families and friends have now been solely virtual, but even with all these challenges, I am happy to report our COVID free status!
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Tags: Senior Health

Journaling for Seniors: How to Get Started & How It Boosts Memory

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Feb 2, 2021 6:10:00 PM
While journaling is enjoyed by people of all ages, it can be a particularly beneficial activity for seniors. Regardless of what subjects are addressed, or even the quality of writing, journaling can contribute significantly to mental and emotional health.
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Tags: Things To Do, Senior Health

The Best Dogs for Seniors: Which Breed Fits Your Lifestyle?

Posted by Robyn Huetter on Nov 17, 2020 11:54:00 AM
Dogs make good companions for people in all stages of life, as they provide numerous emotional and health benefits to their owners, regardless of age.
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Tags: Senior Health

How to Modify a Bathroom and Tub with Grab Bars for Seniors in Seattle

Posted by Daystar Retirement Village on Oct 26, 2020 9:10:00 AM
If you hope to live safely and comfortably in your home during your senior years, it may require making a few modifications around the house.
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Tags: Senior Health

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